Lock 42, Roundham Lock, Kidlington, Oxford Canal.


From Date: 02/11/2020 08:00

To Date: 20/11/2020 16:00 inclusive

Type: Navigation Closure

Reason: Repair

Is the towpath closed? No


Closest waterway: Oxford Canal

Starts at: Lock 42, Roundham Lock

Ends at: Lock 42, Roundham Lock

Upstream winding hole: Thrupp Wide, by Bridge 221.

Downstream winding hole: Junction of Duke's Cut by Bridge 232.


A stoppage is required to enable replacement of the top and bottom gates, together with brickwork repairs in the chamber and extension of the lock ladder.

01/06/2020:  The information above is a draft notice of works planned as part of our winter 2020/21 stoppages programme.  This is subject to change depending on the latest advice from the UK government on coronavirus.  Please follow our guidance relating to coronavirus when using the canals and towpaths https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/coronavirus.